Career-Track Faculty Position in Music (Applied Voice/Musical Theatre)
East Texas Baptist University
Location: Marshall, Texas
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
East Texas Baptist University seeks a qualified individual to provide instruction in and coordination of the vocal studies program in the Department of Music and Theatre Arts. The position begins in August 2022 and assignments will include applied voice, musical theatre direction, vocal diction, vocal pedagogy, and related courses. The position will also include participation in departmental meetings and review, contribution to curriculum development, and student advising duties. Additional teaching assignments within the music discipline will be given per the successful candidate’s interest and expertise.
The Vocal Coordinator will assume responsibility for the assigning of voice studios to full-time and part-time voice faculty, ensuring consistent standards across all studios, recruiting, public relations, and provision of academic advising for music students.
ETBU seeks a qualified individual with a graduate degree in music. Candidates should have professional experience and a record of professional involvement. Candidates must have the ability to communicate well with students and colleagues. Candidates must possess an appreciation and commitment to serve in Christian higher education. Candidates must demonstrate a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, and must live lifestyles consistent with the University’s biblical standards of morality, temperance, stewardship, as well as membership and active participation in the faculty members’ local Christian church. ETBU faculty are required to participate in the life of the University via faculty/department/school meetings, University Chapel services, prayer emphases, discipleship group studies, committee participation, local community ministry involvement, and attendance at campus activities and events.
East Texas Baptist University is a Christ-centered liberal arts university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an institution affiliated with Texas Baptists (BGCT), ETBU uses the Bible and the 1963 Baptist Faith and Message as the theological framework and basis for institutional mission, governance, and policy. In compliance with federal law, the University does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or military service in employment. Under federal law, East Texas Baptist University may discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its mission.
East Texas Baptist University is located in Marshall, Texas. It is an institution affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas since 1912. Our purpose is the development of intellectual inquiry, social consciousness, wellness, skills for a contemporary society, global awareness, and Christian character, for we believe that these endeavors prepare students to accept the obligations and opportunities to serve humanity and the Kingdom of God. Our primary focus is on quality academic programs in the humanities, natural and social sciences, fine arts, and selected professional areas. We are committed to Christian stewardship and to providing and maintaining an environment conducive to learning, leadership development, and academic excellence. We affirm that the liberal arts form the surest foundation for education and that the Christian faith provides the surest foundation for life.
We strive to serve students of varied ages and of diverse socioeconomic, geographic, cultural, ethnic, and religious backgrounds. We seek students who demonstrate a potential for success in our supportive and challenging environment. We employ Christian faculty who are dedicated to teachi...ng, scholarship, advising, and service as they model the principles of the Christian faith. As a Baptist university we are committed to the integration of learning and Christian faith in the pursuit of truth.